Gaelic-English Dictionary

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[padhadh] nm. g.v. -aidh, thirst
[Pdruig] pnm. Patrick; also Pdhruig, Para
[paidhir] nf. g. -reach; pl. -richean, a pair, couple, brace
[pigh] va. pay, remunerate
[pigheadh] nm. g.v. -idh, pay, paying, payment
[pailleart] nm. g.v. -eirt; pl.+an, a box on the ear, blow with the palm of the hand
[pilliun] nm. g.v. -iuin; pl.+an, pavilion, tent
[pailte] a. plentiful, abundant
[pailteas] nm. g.v. -eis, plenty, abundance
[paipear] nm. g.v. -eir; pl.+an, paper
[pirc] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, park
[pirt] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, part, share, portion
[pirtich] va. share, divide, impart, bestow
[pisde] nm. pl.+an, child
[paisg] va. pasgadh, wrap, fold in, roll together
[pait] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, a hump
[Pl] pnm. g.v. Phil, Paul; also Pl
[plais] nf. pl.+ean, palace
[pp] nm. g.+a; v. phip; pl.+an, pope : am Pp, the Pope
[Ppanach] pnm. g.v. -aich; pl. -aich, a papist; a. papist
[Para] See Pdruig
[prant] nm. pl.+an, parent
[Prlamaid] nf. pl.+ean, Parliament
[pathadh] See padhadh
[peabar] nm. g. -rach; v. -air; pl. -raichean, pepper
[peabraich] va. season with pepper
[peacach] nm. g.v. -aich; pl. -aich, sinner
[peacadh] nm. g.v. -aidh; pl. -aidhean, sin, a sin
[peacaich] va. sin, transgress, offend
[Peairt] pnf. Perth. Better Peirt
[peallach] a. shaggy, matted
[peallagach] a. shaggy, matted
[peanas] nm. g.v. -ais; pl.+an, punishment, penance
[peann] nm. g.v. pinn; pl.+tan, pen
[pearsa] nm. pl.+chan, person, anyone, bodily form
[pears-eaglais] nm. an ecclesiastic, clergyman
[peasair] nf. g. -rach; pl. -raichean, pease
[peasanachd] nf.ind. impertinence, impudence
[peighinn] nf. pl.+ean, penny
[Peigi] pnf. Peggy, pet form of Margaret
[peilear] nm. g.v. -eir; pl.+an, ball or bullet
[peilistear] nm. g.v. -eir; pl.+an, quoit, flat stone
[peilleart] See pailleart
[pin] nf. g.+e; pl.+tean, pain, torment. See pian
[peirceall] nm. g.v. -ill; pl. -clean, jaw, jawbone
[peiteag] nf. g.d. -eig; pl.+an, waistcoat, short jacket
[peucag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, pea-hen
[peur] nf. g. pire; d. pir; pl.+an, pear
[peurdag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, partridge
[pian] nf. g.d. pin; pl.+tan, pain
[pian] va. cause pain, torment
[pig] nm. pl.+ean, peak (nautical term)
[pigeadh] nm. g.v. -idh; pl. -idhean, earthen jar
[pill] va. turn, cause to turn
[pinnt] nm. g.+e; pl.+ean, pint
[pob] nf. g.+a; pl.+an, pipe; piob-mhla, bagpipe
[pobair] nm. pl.+ean, piper
[pioghaid] nf. pl.+ean, magpie
[piseach] nm. g.v. -ich, good fortune, prosperity, success, luck
[piseag] nf. g.d. -eig; pl.+an, kitten
[piuthar] nf. g. peathar; d. piuthair; pl. peathraichean, sister
[piutharail] a. sisterly
[placaid] nf. pl.+ean, wooden dish
[pladhadh] nm. g.v. -aidh; pl. -aidhean, a flash, sudden blaze
[plaide] nf. pl.+achan, blanket
[pligh] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, plague
[plaosg] nm. g.v. plaoisg; pl.+an, husk, empty shell, outer skin of a vegetable, egg-shell
[plaosg] va. peel, skin, open the eyes, burst from the husk
[plath-ln] nm. g.v. plaith-, a linen sheet
[ploc] nm. g.v. pluic; pl.+an, a large turf, clod, club with a round head, beetle for mashing potatoes, block of wood
[ploc] va. bruise, pound, mash, strike with a club
[plosg] nm. g. ploisg; pl.+an, throb of the heart, palpitation; sound of bursting
[plosg] vn. palpitate, throb, pant, gasp
[plosgartaich] nf. throbbing, starting, gasping
[plub] vn. plump, fall suddenly into water, give forth a noise as of liquid in a vessel
[plub] nm. g.v. pluib; pl.+an, sudden plunge, sound of a stone falling into water, sound of liquor in a vessel
[plubraich] nf. the noise of water being jumbled
[plch] va. squeeze, press
[pluic] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, a cheek
[pobull] nm. g.v. -uill; pl.+an, people, tribe, congregation
[pc] va. put into the pocket
[poca] nm. pl.+nnan, bag
[pca] nm. pl.+nnan, pocket, pouch
[pg] nf. g.d. pig; pl.+an, a kiss
[poit] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, pot : poit-chil, kale pot
[pit] nf. g.+e; drinking, tippling
[pitear] nm. g.v. -eir; pl.+an, tippler, drunkard
[poll] nm. g.v. puill; pl.+an, mire, mud, pool, puddle
[pnair] nf. bean; beans, collectively
[ponc], [pong] See punc
[pongail] See puncail
[pr] nm. g.v. pir; pl.+an, seed, spore, race, pore of the skin
[port] nm. g.v. puirt; pl. puirt, tune on a musical instrument : port a beul, a dance tune sung to doggerel
[portair] nm. pl.+ean, a porter, ferryman, gatekeeper
[Port-an-eilein] pnm. Portanellan
[ps] va. marry, perform the marriage ceremony
[psadh] n. and v.n. g. -aidh; pl. -aidhean, marrying, marriage
[psda] a. married
[post] va. tramp with the feet
[post] nm. g.v. puist; pl.+achan, pillar, post
[post] and [posta] nm. g.v. puist; pl.+achan, post, letter carrier
[postachd] nf.ind. the business of the post office
[prbar] nm. g.v. -air; pl.+an, the rabble
[prmh] nm. g.v. primh, slumber, slight sleep, dejection
[prasach] nf. g.d. -aich; pl. -aich; manger, crib
[preas] nm. g.v. pris; pl.+an, bush, shrub
[preasarnach] nf. g.d. -aich, shrubbery
[priobadh] nm. g.v. -aidh; pl. -aidhean, winking, twinkling
[promh] a. prime, chief, principal
[prionnsa] nm. pl.+chan, prince
[prionnsa-fuadain] nm. fugitive prince; inflected on the first element
[prosan] nm. g.v. -ain; pl.+an, prison
[prosanach] nm. g.v. -aich; pl. -aich, prisoner
[prosanaich] va. imprison
[prs] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, price, respect
[prseil] a. valuable, precious
[prne] nm. pl.+achan, pin for fixing clothes (L.Sc. preen)
[prnich] va. secure with pins
[probhaist] nm. pl.+ean, provost
[pris] nf. g.+e, pride, haughtiness
[priseil] a. prideful, haughty
[pronn] va. pound, mash, bray
[pronnasg] nm. g.v. -aisg, brimstone, sulphur
[pc] va. push, jostle
[puinneag] nf. g.d. -eig; pl.+an, sucker
[puinsean] nm. g.v. -ein; pl. -einean, poison
[puist] See post
[pulag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, round stone, ball, pedestal
[punc] nm. g.v. puinc; pl.+an, point or stop, note in music
[puncail] a. distinct, exact, accurate
[pund] nm. g.v. puind; pl. puind, pound
[purgadair] nm. pl.+ean, purifier, purgatory
[purgaid] nf. pl.+ean, a purge
[purr] va. push, thrust, drive, urge, butt, strike with the head
[put] va. push, thrust, strike with the head, butt
[putag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, oar pin, thowl
[putan] nm. g.v. -ain; pl.+an, a button
[puth] nf.ind. pl.+an, a puff
[puthag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, a little puff


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